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Nov 1, 2003 12:00 PM

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Mix Regional

The Mix Regional section for Mix's July 2014 issue focuses on Atlanta. Send us your studio news: updates, sessions, new rooms, club performances and installations. Let the Mix audience know what is going on! Send photos and descriptions to mixeditorial@nbmedia.com.

Mark Frink is k.d. lang's monitor engineer and

Mix's sound reinforcement editor.

“Here are some quick fixes for onstage sound: Try placing sidefills low on their side and angling them up with 2×4s. This reduces floor bounce and its resulting comb-filtering. Carpeting the floor can be the cheapest way to improve the sound onstage. To eliminate that ‘zone of confusion’ at the exact center point between sidefills, angle one upstage a few degrees. Or use a single small wedge downstage-center that's delayed to synchronize it to the sidefills. If your singer stays DSC with a mic on a stand, try flipping one sidefill's polarity for a clearer sound.”






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